SHOW-ME MISSOURI GOV. JAY CALLING IN THE NATIONAL GUARD TO STOP THE VIOLENT FERGUSON, MISSOURI UPRISING!!!
Here's a Monday quick look at how a small city in Missouri is attempting to pull back from the brink of destruction . . . And the Gov. is attempting to win back his credibility after initial fumbling of a volatile situation . . .
Missouri's governor ordered the National Guard to Ferguson early Monday.
"Given these deliberate, coordinated and intensifying violent attacks on lives and property in Ferguson, I am directing the highly capable men and women of the Missouri National Guard ... in restoring peace and order to this community," Gov. Jay Nixon said in a statement.
One person was shot at 8:25 p.m., and eight people with guns were reported in what Capt. Ron Johnson of Missouri Highway Patro characterized as organized, premeditated acts of violence by some wanting to take advantage of the situation.
Developing . . .